The Tribeca Film Festival Outdoor Drive-In Series is back this year, with FREE films tonight, tomorrow and Saturday. The outdoor screenings are at Brookfield Place Plaza just west of the Winter Garden at the World Financial Center, along with family-friendly games and activities inspired by the films being screened, movie trivia contests, costume contests and more. Pre-show activities begin a6t 6 PM and the movie at dusk, approximately 8:15 PM. Here’s the three night schedule:
- Thursday, April 18 – Alfred Hitchcok’s classic thriller The Birds. This is the 50th anniversary of the iconic movie starring Tippi Hedren as a woman chased and threatened by a swirling mob of flesh-eating birds.
- Friday, April 19th – Tim Burton’s cult classic Beetlejuice. The film helped turn its two unknown lead actors, Michael Keaton and Winona Ryder, into stars.
- Saturday, April 20th – Lil Bub & Friendz, a new film featuring the made-famous-online cat Lil Bub
There are no reservations, so be there early enough to get a seat, and hope the weather cooperates. Tribeca Film Festival website.